Author Archives: KJT

The Great and Mighty K.J.Taylor!

The Status of the Cymrian Saga

After some mucking about and a lot of waiting, I have finally found a new publisher for the Cymrian Saga since Satalyte Publishing closed its doors. More details will follow once the contract is signed, but I can reveal that we plan to move forward with the series next year, and that Amber Goodhart is… {read more}

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Good News, Everyone!

It gives me great pleasure to announce that I have just recently signed a contract with Burning Willow Press, a publisher based in the US! The deal is for a new fantasy trilogy called The Rebel Lion. It’s not related to any of my previous works, and takes place in an entirely new setting. And… {read more}

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Writing About Grief and Loss

Characters tend to die a lot in fiction, for obvious reasons. For one thing it’s an easy way to introduce drama and suspense, and to raise the stakes in dangerous situations. It would after all be a bit silly if you wrote about a war in which none of the named characters died (unless you’re… {read more}

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And We’re Back!

Hey everybody! KJTaylor.com  is back up and running at last! Many many apologies for the long absence. The site was temporarily taken down by the service provider thanks to a hack-in by person or persons who I sincerely hope will die a horrible gory  death. It took a while to find out how much damage… {read more}

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Closure of Satalyte Publishing

It is with great regret that I announce that Satalyte Publishing, the publisher that produced Tales of Cymria and The Last Guard and was under contract for two further novels by me has shut down. The rights for all four books have reverted to me, and I am currently trying to find a new home… {read more}

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New Merchandise Page Added

Custom cover art merchandise is now available – find a link on our brand new “Merchandise” page! Expect more to follow! (I already bought my Last Guard t-shirt, and it’s fantastic).

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It’s Out!

The next installment of the Cymrian Saga, The Last Guard, is now available for preorder! Release date is the 30th of September, so you won’t have to wait long!

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Launch Party!

It’s official! The next book of The Cymrian Saga, The Last Guard, will be launched at Gleebooks in Sydney, on the 7th of October 2016, starting at 6:30pm. Everyone is welcome! And yes, there will be free food. https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/satalyte-publishing-book-launch-the-last-guard-kj-taylor-tickets-27379027408

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Chapter Preview!

Listen to me read the first chapter of the next installment of the Cymrian Saga!

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A Phoenix is Rising…

More good news! I have recently teamed up with a new publishing company which is currently setting up in Queensland, and they will be publishing my novel The Price of Magic later this year. Want an advance copy? All you have to do is donate!

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